Brazil, the new leading US supplier of MC FeCr

US imports of medium C FeCr (more than 0.5% C but not over 3% C) rose sharply in the first nine months of 2016 to 7,127 mt (792 mt per mt) vs. 3,958 mt (330 mt) for all of 2015. Brazil, which shipped only 162 mt for all of 2015 (14 mt per month) supplied 4,563 mt (507 mt). Shipments from Kazakhstan rose to 1,380 mt for the first nine months of 2016 (153 mt) vs. 1,222 mt (102 mt) for all of 2015, while China shipped 1,159 mt in the first nine months of 2016 (129 mt) vs. 270 mt (23 mt) in 2015.

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